« ПретходнаНастави »
SOUTH CAROLINA EXCEPTION SHEET NO. 16
FREIGHT CLASSIFICATION OF THE SOUTH CAROLINA
RAILROAD COMMISSION NOTES AND RULES TO BE OBSERVED WHEN APPLYING THIS EXCEPTION
SHEET. In the absence of classification, rules or ratings in this exception sheet, the classification, rules or ratings of the current issue of Southern Classi. fication, or subsequent issues, and supplements thereto, will apply.
Agate and Graniteware, boxed. Agate and Granite Stamped
and sorghum Mills, fanning, S. U.. Same, drums detached and
packed inside of main
frames Same, K. D., flat, packed
or in bundles
D., in hundles or boxes.
Scrapers, road and pond.. Ammonia, Sulphate; same as
Fertilizers. Asbestos, packed, L. C. L., 20
per cent. higher than c.
C. L., 20 per cent. higher
than C. L. rate. Barytes, C. L...
or handles, in bundles of
each other, L. C. L..... 1 Baskets, packed, nested, crated,
or in bundles, L. C. L... 6 Battings, or Felts, cotton, or
cotton and jute com
bined, pressed in bales. Batting, N. 0. S... Beans, soy, soya or soja and velvet
wood, ash, hickory, oak,
leather, shoé and glove, in
leather, shoe, and glove,
4 Blocks, shuttle, rough, packed
or in sacks, L. C. L.. Blocks, shuitle, rough, C. L... K Boards, cutting, glass, in crates
B Bags, viz.:
Burlap and gunny, L. C. L. 6 Paper, in bundles or crates, L. C. L...
6 Paper, in boxes Banana Drums, C. L., min.
whiskey and Coca-Cola,
5 Barrels, Half Barrels and Kegs,
empty, except ale and
Class. Bobbins or Spools, packed.. 5 Boilers, steam, 30
feet and over, L. C. L...
3 Boilers, steam, under 30 feet,
L. C. L.
mixed, C. L., min. 20,0001
Class. Brick, common pressed and fire, L. C. L.
K Brick, common, C. L... Special Brick, pressed, same as brick,
common; brick common
on brick common, C. L. Brick, fire, C. L...
Special Brick, Vitrified, C. L., 60,0001 lbs. minimum
Special Broom Corn and Broom Han
dles, mixed, C. L., 20,000
D Broom Corn, C. L., min. wt. 20,000 lbs.
sisting of the following ar-
doors and blinds only.) Burlaps, packed in bundles or
bales, any quantity
Boxes, ale, beer, porter and
soda water bottle, returned
empty Boxes, cracker, biscuit or
bread Box and Crate Material or
Shooks, wooden, for the manufacture of packing cases or crates (not including cigar box material), L. C. L., same as
Common Lumber, L. C. L. Box and Crate Material or
Shooks, wooden, for the manufacture of packing cases or crates (not including cigar box material), carload, min. 30,000 lbs.; same rate per 100 lbs.
as common lumber. Boxes, fish, empty, L. C. L.... Boxes, fish, empty, C. L., min.
10,000 lbs. Excess 10,000 lbs. 50 per
cent. of Class K. Boxes, mineral water bottle,
returned empty Boxes or Cases, liquor, wooden,
empty, L. C. L...
lbs. Boxes, paper, boxed or crated,
C. L., min. 10,000 lbs.. Boxes or Crates, wooden, metal
shingle, returned, L. C. L.
Same, C. L., min. wt.
15,000 lbs.. Boxes, paper, boxed or crated,
L. C. L. Boxes, paper, folded, K. D.,
packed, L. C. L. Bran, shorts, mill and shipstuff,
L. C. L. Bran, shorts, mill and shipstuff,
Cake, niter; same as Fertil
izers. Cake, oil; same as Fertilizers. Cake, salt; same as Fertilizers Canned Goods, in boxes, any quantity
5 Carpeting, viz.: Carpet Lining, in boxes or crates
2 Carpet, in rolls, bundles or bales
5 Wood, unfinished, in bundles 36 inches in length or less
4 Wood, N. 0. S., in bundles, boxes or crates
5 Castor Pomace; same as Fer-|
tilizers. Cement, Portland, or Natural,
and cement plaster, in
bbls. or in sacks, L. C. L. K Cement, Portland or Natural,
and cement plaster, in
tured Webbing, backband Wicking Yarn, cotton or jute, in boxes or bales, or on beams, wrapped boxed or crated
Cotton, Regins or Linters, in
bales, same as cotton
Class. Charcoal, C. L....
M Cheese, in boxes or casks.
3 Cider, in wood
B Cinders, C. L., min. wt. 30,0001
lbs. Clay, C. L. Clay, fire, C. L. Clay, fire, L. C. L., packed or sacked
K Coal and Coke, C. L., 20 per
cent. less than Class L, per
ton 2,240 lbs.
sacks or barrels
nished, wrapped and crat-|
2 Confectionery, agreed to be of|
the value of 6 cents per
bill of lading, L. C. L..... 5 Concrete Blocks, see stone, ar
tificial or composition, car
used in putting up mill!
products Corn, in sacks, any quantity.. D Cotton, in bales (Upland). Special Cotton, in bales (Sea Island),
30 per cent. higher than
piece, but not finished ar-)
Cotton Sweepings, Motes andį
Card Strippings, in bales| (refuse of cotton spinning factories, knitting mills or cotton seed oil|
mills), (ship's option).. Cottonseed Hulls, C. L., same
as Cottonseed. Cottonseed Hulls, L. C. L., 20
per cent. higher than
Class L. Cottonseed Oil Cake; see Cake.) Crackers, L. C. L., also meal
and dust Crackers, C. L., also meal and
dust Creosote, pine, not distilled, in
bbls. or iron drums
Class Crossties, C. L. Carboys, empty, crated, com
pletely jacketed, or enclosed
D Disinfectants, L. C. L.. Disinfectants, C. L. Drums (banana) C. L., min.
wt. 10,000 pounds
Stoneware, same in packages named
in bulk packed in excelsior, hay, straw, or similar material, carload minimum
20,000 pounds Earthen Drain Tile or Sewer
Pipe; see Pipe. Envelopes, not stamped, pack
ed, L. C. L.
Same, C. L. Excelsior, packed in bales, C.
L., min. wt. 15,000 lbs..
but less than 10,000 lbs.,
prepaid Loose or in paper sacks,
lots of 10,000 lbs. or over, prepaid or guar
anteed, L. C. L.... In crates, boxes, or cloth
sacks, prepaid or guar
anteed, L. C. L.. Loose or packed, C. L.,
min. wt. 20,000 lbs.... Note.—Floor Racks, which)
are used for the protection of Bananas, and form a part of the necessary fittings of a car, may be returned to the originall shipping points, via thel route originally shipped, when removed from the ears for carrier's convenience and for the purpose of utilizing the equipment
for other traffic, rates free.! Note.-Caretakers in charge
of carload shipments of Bananas will be passed free where this Classification governs for the purpose of looking after the proper ventilation of cars and otherwise caring for shipments, said caretakers to be returned free to point of origin on passenger
trains within three days after arrival of fruit at destination. Care takers will not be passed with L. C. L. shipments, and not more than one caretaker| with each car, and free) transportation will only bel given to caretakers actually in charge of banana shipments, and will not be allowed on account of fruits and vegetables of|
any other description. Furniture: Chairs, N. 0. S., minimum
8,000 lbs. N. 0. S., all kinds, finished or
in white, minimum 12,000 lbs. ots, K. D., or fol Desks and seats, school, S. U. Desks and seats, K. D., or
folded Mattresses, moss, spring,
wire, straw, shuck, excelsior or cotton
F Fertilizers, C. L.; see Specials
rates. Fertilizers, L. C. L., 20 per
cent. higher than C. L. Fiber, palmetto and pine, in
bales Fiber, pine matting, broom
wood Fire Clay; see Clay. Fish, fresh, packed, prepaid or
guaranteed, L. C. L.. Fish, fresh, prepaid or guar
anteed C. L. Fish, fresh, packed, prepaid. Fish, dry, salted, packed.. Fish, pickled or salted, in bar
rels, half barrels, kegs or
kits Fish Scrap; same as Fertil
izers. Fixtures, Gas, packed Floorings, ceilings, weather
boardings, and all square dressed stock, to be properly classified, L. C. L., 50 per cent. higher than
Class P. Flour, buckwheat Flour, rice; see Rice Flour. Fluor Spar; same as Fertilizers. Forges, portable Fruit, dried, packed, in
sacks, C. L., 20,000 lbs... Fruit, green, viz.: Grapes, packed, prepaid or
guaranteed, L. C. L... Same, C. L., min. wt. 20,000
lbs. Fruit Jars, packed, L. C. L. Fruit, apples, in barrels, actual
weight, L. C. L. Bananas (see Notes): Loose or in paper sacks,
lots of less than 2,000
lbs., prepaid Loose or in paper sacks,
lots of 2,000 lbs. or over,
Class. Ginger, in bags or boxes.. Glue, liquid, in glass, boxed. Granite Blocks, rough, L. C. L.I M Granite Blocks, rough, C. L., 25 per cent. less
shafts, dressed, boxed or
shafts, dressed, boxed or
cent. less than Class L. Granite and Marble Grave
Stones and Monuments,
tion of initial road
tected, otherwise 0. R., C.
than Class L.
5 Gypsum, Land Plaster; same
1. Each article must be plainly
marked or tagged with the full name of consignee and
destination. 2. Bundles of Bedding and Mat
tresses must be wrapped or securely tied. Household Goods, Sewing Machines, and similar articles must be packed. Trunks filled with Clothing or Personal Effects, when shipped with Household goods, must be boxed or crated. Musical instruments must be boxed. Chests or boxes must be strapped or securely nailed. This does not apply to Household
Goods, C. L. 3. Any agent receiving this
class of freight contrary to the foregoing rules, will be charged 'with such expense (for packing or transportation) as may be necessary to forward goods to
destination without delay. 4. Bills of lading and way-bills
must designate character
and number of packages. 5. These instructions apply to
old and second-hand Furniture, Clothing, Bedding,
etc., not to new articles. 6. In all cases where limitation
of value is expressed in the classification, it must be written out or stamped in full upon bills of lading, and shippers must be required to accept in writing the limitations expressed. Agents must respect this rule and require accept
ance by the shipper. 7. The classification of "House
hold Goods and old Furniture," will not cover shipments of second-hand Furniture, Clothing or other articles shipped by dealers or for sale. Such shipments must be charged for at same rates as new arti
cles. 8. All shipments of Household
Goods in L. C. L. lots must be fully prepaid or guaran
teed. Agreed to be of value of $5
per 100 lbs. in case of loss or damage, and so expressed in bill of lading, L. C. L. (See General Rulel
Hair, cattle, for plastering,
pressed in bales Hair, curled, in bales, and Hair Rope
2 Handles, boxed or crated .. A Handles, broom and broom corn, mixed
А Hatchets, boxed, L. C. L... Hay and Fodder, pressed in
bales, L. C. L.
bales, C. L., min. 20,000
K Hay, Fodder, Straw, Shucks
and Husks, pressed in
bales, mixed carloads. K Hogsheads, empty, L. C. L., prepaid
2 Hoofs and Horns; same as Fer
tilizers. Hoop Splits, C. L., per car, 8
cords Hoop Poles, C. L., per car;
same as wood.
niture, subject to the fol-